Quad Cities Campus

WIU-Quad Cities Scholarships

Grant W. Brissman and Virginia M. Brissman Foundation Scholarship

  • Resident of Milan, Illinois who is enrolled at WIU on either campus.
  • Year in School: Undergraduate or Graduate
  • Major: Open to any major.
  • GPA: Minimum GPA 2.5
  • Financial Need: Highest priority based on need.
  • Other Requirement: Demonstrate educational goals and career aspirations are aligned with a maximum 1000 word essay.
  • Deadline to Apply: To be determined Fall 2017
  • Award Amount: Variable
  • Apply to/Contact Information: Applications available online and from QC Scholarship Office

Application Form


Coal Valley Township District 40 Scholarship

  • GPA, ACT, Year in School: Minimum 2.0 cumulative GPA (high school, transfer, or WIU), Undergraduate or Graduate
  • Major, Other Requirements: Open to any WIU-QC major; A resident of Coal Valley, IL
  • Community service, with a preference to those volunteering for Coal Valley residents
  • Preference given to transfer students from Black Hawk Community College
  • Must complete an essay
  • Deadline to Apply: September 8, 2017 - 4:00 pm
  • Apply to/Contact Information: Applications available online and from QC Scholarship Office

Application Form


Dorothy Looser-Flake and Roberta Looser Scholarship

HISTORY:

The Looser-Flake Charitable Foundation was created by the estate of Dorothy Looser-Flake and Roberta Looser who were born and raised on a farm near New Boston Township, Illinois. The sisters each were elementary school teachers in Mercer County as well Rock Island public schools and established their foundation to recognize their dedicated careers in education as well their upbringing in Mercer County. The mission of the Looser-Flake Charitable Foundation is to advance economic development and further cultural and educational opportunities in Mercer County, Illinois, with a particular focus on New Boston Township.

  • GPA, ACT, Year in School: Minimum GPA 2.5, Undergraduate student
  • Major, Other Requirements: Any major, but a preference for Education or Agriculture majors and minors
  • Resident of Mercer County, Illinois who enrolls full time at either WIU campus
  • Demonstrated community service to Mercer County, especially New Boston Township with a preference for those who plan to reside in Mercer County after degree attainment
  • Highest priority - based on financial need (FAFSA)
  • Deadline to Apply: September 8, 2017 - 4:00 pm
  • Award Amount: Variable
  • Apply to/Contact Information: Applications available online and from QC Scholarship Office

Application Form


Lowell N. Johnson Scholarship

  • GPA, ACT, Year in School: 3.25 GPA, Undergraduate
  • Major, Other Requirements: Open to any WIU-QC major; must live in either Rock Island, Henry, or Mercer county for three years prior to application.
  • Deadline to Apply: September 8, 2017 - 4:00 pm
  • Award Amount: Variable
  • Apply to/Contact Information: Applications available online and from QC Scholarship Office

Application Form


Chris & Pam Ontiveros Scholarship

  • A past or current member or volunteer of the Boys & Girls Club of the Mississippi Valley
  • Must be enrolled for a minimum of 6.0 credit hours
  • Major: any WIU-Quad Cities major
  • Deadline to Apply: September 8, 2017 - 4:00 pm
  • These factors are considered: GPA, Financial need, Community Involvement
  • Apply to: Applications available from QC Scholarship Office

Application Form